Joseph Jamieson


Forklift Operative


Joseph Jamieson
19 Startpoint Street,
G33 3DS.
Tel: 0141 774 8561 | Mob: 07747059604

Personal Profile
I am an experienced individual with a positive and motivated attitude and a desire to complete all work to the highest possible level of quality. I am a self-starter and bring enthusiasm and adaptability to new roles. I am flexible and able to work across a range of shifts and working hours always providing a reliable performance. I am a team player and use my excellent communication skills to develop effective relationships with other staff contributing as much as possible to team outcomes. I keep a cool head in unexpected circumstances and am able to work unsupervised as required. I am looking for a position which will make best use of my current skills and experience as well as providing an environment which encourages on-going development.

Key Skills
• Honest and trustworthy • Excellent communication skills
• Strong time management skills • Team player
• Responsible and motivated attitude • Flexible and adaptable
• Forklift Counterbalance Licence • Health and Safety conscious

Employment History
Yard Operative, Mabey Hire. 2016 to 2018
Duties included:
• Working in a yard operating a forklift
• Making up orders as per delivery sheet
• Loading and unloading delivery vehicles
• Working in rolling shed repairing metal sheets for trench repair
• Working in frami shed repairing and cleaning boards for concrete block forming
• Working in returns where I would check order returns for quality assurance
• General labouring in yard.

Mail Sorter, Royal Mail. 2015 to 2016
Duties included:
• Sorting items by hand into compartments on a sorting frame Bagging and labelling mail for its destination
• Moving mail around between conveyor belts, loading docks and trolleys
• Moving mailbags from cages, sorting mailbags and bundles of mail into cages
• Scanning parcels and packages
• Loading wheeled containers from vehicles to the dispatch areas

Delivery Driver, Carpet and Flooring. 2013 to 2014
Duties included:
• Loading company van securely.
• Delivering company products to commercial and domestic customers.
• Completion of all relevant paperwork.
• Basic maintenance of the van.

Driver/Labourer, Access Scaffolding Ltd. 2012
Duties included:
• Assisting tradesmen with erecting and dismantling of scaffolds.
• Loading and unloading company vehicle.
• Driving 7.5 tonne vehicle to sites.
• All cleaning on completion of work.
Driver/Storeman, City Building Ltd. 2008 to 2009
Duties included:
• Loading and unloading vans for distribution.
• Logging goods and materials for distribution.
• Adhering to all requirements of health and safety.
• Seconded duties to Glasgow City Council contracts during this period of employment.

Delivery Driver, TJM Removers. 2006 to 2008
Duties included:
• Loading and unloading of goods.
• Prioritising workload and delegating tasks as required.
• Cash handling.
• Recording necessary data.
• Completion of paperwork.
• Route planning
• Adhering to the requirements of health and safety.

Delivery Driver, Menzies Distribution. 2005 to 2006
Duties same as other delivery driver roles.

Groundsman, A. Winchoe Scaffolding. 2003 to 2005
Duties included:
• Assisting tradesmen.
• Preparation of ground on site.
• Helping to erect and dismantle scaffolding.
• Safe removal of debris from site.
• Adhering to health and safety requirements.

Delivery Driver, Various Contracts. 1998 to 2003
Duties same as other delivery driver roles.

Refurbishing Operative, Rehab Manufacturing. 1995 to 1998
Duties included:
• Production line assembly.
• Working to targets and timescales.
• Adhering adherence to quality control.

Skilled Operative, Hussman Manufacturing. 1988 to 1995
Duties included:
• Production line duties.
• Building refrigeration units for commercial and industrial use.
• Following plans and building prototypes.

Education and Training
Occupational Health and Safety
Counterbalance Lift Truck
Manual Handling Training Certificate
HGV Class 2 Licence
HIAB Licence
City and Guilds Certificates in machine assembly and processing skill
References available on request

  • Updated 3 years ago

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